May 2018 San Carlos Regatta

The 37th Annual May Regatta took on a different twist. For the first time in history the event was cancelled due to high winds, 35 kt + winds; despite perfect temps in the high 80s. However, all racing fun was not lost as in the Fall 2009, ” No gotta…

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Accomplished Sailor to be Speaker for June Meeting

John Jourdane will be the speaker for the June meeting.           John Jourdane Sailing Bio John is one of the most experienced offshore sailors in the world In the last 60 years he has sailed over 350,000 miles 56 crossings between the West Coast and Hawaii…

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Second Sun: First Place in Light Parade

Photo by Terri Honaker Sebastian Steve and Francie Durand’s Second Sun first place finish in the 2017 San Carlos Light Parade. That’s an octopus, not Steve falling off the boat. Very clever lighting. Congratulations.

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May 2017 Regatta Race Results

The May regatta racing was challenging and fun.  The Saturday race course was to Catch 22 beach.  Winds were in the 6 to 12 knot range which resulted in a challenging beat up the coast in sloppy water.  Fortunately the race committee moved the mark almost out of the bay…

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Driving to San Carlos Sonora

Travel to Mexico with a boat and trailer is not difficult but there are some rules to follow. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS Passports — or other approved identification documents will be required on both sides of the border. DO NOT LEAVE WITHOUT THEM. Car of Trailer Permit –for travel to Baja or…

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AYC Triple Crown Regattas

AYC has rebranded their races into a Triple Crown competition which includes the Governor’s Cup (already contested), the Ruth Beals Cup for lady skippers scheduled for January 21st, the Leukemia Cup (previously the Birthday Regatta) scheduled for February 17-19th, and the Tall Cactus Regatta scheduled for sometime in May.  Check…

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2016 Fall Regatta Race Results

Fifteen boats in four classes competed in near perfect conditions at the TSC annual Fall Regatta in San Carlos, Mexico.  The weather was hot and the wind forecasts poor but once again, San Francisco Bay did not disappoint us.  The wind arrived right on schedule both days and we had…

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2016 Spring Regatta Race Results

We had near perfect conditions for our Spring Regatta with winds both days around 10 knots with smooth waters.  We had 20 boats in 5 classes with close racing both days.  Three fantastic parties added to the great time had by all.  Thanks to Duff Fletcher and and the committee…

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